Fabric

Ap4

Site: 
Provenance: 
Aparan Plain
Clay: 
Non calcareous and silty soil. The silty component contains volcanic ash (>5%), opaque minerals, quartz, and plagioclase.
Temper: 
The inclusions are composed of volcanic ash (5%) rounded to sub-angular obsidian and tuff grains (3%), sub-angular to sub-rounded quartz (>1%), grog, opaque minerals, and angular plagioclase and basalt. The grog was identified as originating in vessels made from group Ap1 clays.
Characteristic Inclusions: 
Volcanic ash
Obsidian
Tuff
Quartz
Opaque minerals
Plagioclase
Basalt
Grog
Mixed Clay: 
No
Mixed Temper: 
No